After Coal is a feature length documentary and community engagement project that explores the coal mining communities of South Wales and Appalachia

Purchase Donate on PayPal Receive Updates Follow on Twitter Like on Facebook

After Coal Trailer April 2015 from T. Hansell on Vimeo.

http://vimeo.com/140193480

Synopsis

After Coal profiles inspiring individuals who are building a new future in the coalfields of eastern Kentucky and South Wales. This hour long documentary invites viewers to the front lines of the transition away from fossil fuels. Coalfield residents who must abandon traditional livelihoods share stories from the front lines of the transition away from fossil fuels. 

2018 Screenings

February 18, 2018 – Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
February 23, 2018 – Japan Women’s University, Tokyo, Japan
March 2, 2018 – Marion Cinema House, Marion, Indiana
March 15, 2018 – – Deutsches Bergbau-Museum – Bochum, Germany
March 16, 2018 – Dortmunder U Cinema – Dortmund, Germany
April 19, 2018 – Blowing Rock Arts and History Museum, Blowing Rock, North Carolina
May 21, 2018 – Society of Appalachian Historians Annual Conference – Boone, North Carolina

Past Screenings

April 7, 2016 – Athens International Film & Video Festival – Athens, Ohio
April 7, 2016 – Princeton Environmental Film Festival – Princeton, New Jersey
May 27, 2016 – Hay Festival – Hay-On-Wye, Wales
June 3, 2016 – Appalshop Seedtime Festival – Whitesburg, Kentucky
June 6, 2016 – Kentucky Theatre – Lexington, Kentucky
June 28, 2016 – E Street Cinema – Washington, D.C. – Sponsored by the Heinrich Böll Foundation
July 12, 2016 – Southern Appalachian Labor School’s Historic Oak Hill School – Oak Hill, WV
August 18, 2016 – Tamarack – Beckley, WV – Sponsored by West Virginia Public Broadcasting
September 15, 2016 – Palace Theater – Frostburg, Maryland
October 3, 2016 – The New School – New York City
October 9, 2016 – White Horse, Black Mountain NC – details
October 14, 2016 – Louisville International Festival of Film – Louisville, KY
October 31, 2016 – Emory and Henry Literary Festival – Emory, VA
November 6, 2016 – Virginia Film Festival – Charlottesville, VA
November 16, 2016 – Appalachian State University – Boone, NC
November 29, 2016 – Penn State University – State College, PA
February 3, 2017 – Indiana University of Pennsylvania – Indiana, PA
February 25, 2017 – One World Film Festival – Lexington, KY
March 4, 2017 – University of North Carolina at Asheville – Asheville, NC
March 10, 2017 – Lyric Theater – Blacksburg, VA (part of the Appalachian Studies Association conference
April 14, 2017 – Skid Row History Museum and Archive – Los Angeles, California
July 8, 2017 – The Ohio Theater – Toledo, Ohio
August 31, 2017 – Directors talk at the Transformations Conference – Dundee, Scotland
September 3, 2017 – Center for the Contemporary Arts – Glasgow, Scotland
September 12, 2017 – The Hideout with the Freakons – Chicago, Illinois
September 30, 2017 – Boone Film Festival – Boone, North Carolina